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Jules VerneThe Underground City (February 22, 2010)

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LibriVox recording of The Underground City or the Child of the Cavern, by Jules Verne.

Covering a time span of over ten years, this novel follows the fortunes of the mining community of Aberfoyle near Stirling, Scotland. Receiving a letter from an old colleague, mining engineer James Starr sets off for the old Aberfoyle mine, thought to have been mined out ten years earlier. Starr finds mine overman Simon Ford and his family living in a cottage deep inside the mine; he is astonished to find that Ford has made a discovery of the presence of a large vein of coal. Accompanying Simon Ford are his wife, Madge, and adult son, Harry. (Summary by Wikipedia

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This audio is part of the collection: The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
It also belongs to collections: Audio Books & Poetry; Community Audio

Artist/Composer: Jules Verne
Date: 2010-02-22
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Keywords: LibriVox; audiobooks; Adventure

Creative Commons license: Public Domain


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01 - Chapter 1 11.1 MB 
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02 - On the Road 12.0 MB 
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03 - The Dochart Pit 14.1 MB 
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04 - The Ford Family 14.7 MB 
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05 - Some Strange Phenomena 7.8 MB 
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06 - Simon Ford's Expirement 15.1 MB 
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07 - New Aberfoyle 11.9 MB 
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08 - Exploring 15.6 MB 
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09 - The Fire Maidens 24.8 MB 
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10 - Coal Town 10.3 MB 
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11 - Hanging by a Thread 15.3 MB 
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12 - Nell Adopted 20.0 MB 
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13 - On the Revolving Ladder 10.0 MB 
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14 - A Sunrise 16.4 MB 
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15 - Loch Lomond and Loch Katrine 6.5 MB 
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16 - A Final Threat 14.7 MB 
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17 - The Monk 13.1 MB 
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18 - Nell's Wedding 11.1 MB 
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19 - The Legend of Old Silfax 3.2 MB 
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Average Rating: 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars

Reviewer: gl1200phil - 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars - February 15, 2013
Subject: not what I expected
Kind of boring story. Not what I'd consider SciFi. I listened to the whole thing, hoping for a change to an interesting tale. I was disappointed...
One would do better to search out a more known SciFi classic by the master Verne.


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